Rio Plunges Into Chaos, Lacking Hospitals, Doctors and Equipment for Covid-19 Patients

The state saw the rate of infections exceed 100,000 after easing quarantine. Suspected padded contracts to contain Covid-19 led to a motion for the governor's impeachment.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The fight against the coronavirus pandemic in Rio de Janeiro has become the target of widespread criticism. Two weeks ago, with no indication that cases would be under control, businesses, churches, and sports and leisure areas were Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?